Friday, January 8, 2016

50 Icons, RELIGIOUS ART - Icons from the Bible, Mother of God, with footnotes - 2

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Large-sized icon with the introduction of the Mother of God in the temple showing the Presentation of the Mother of God to the Temple. Palekh, circa 1880. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. The panel Narrating the Presentation and the boarding of the Mother of God in the Temple. In the foreground her parents, Sts. Joachim and Anna, flanked by a group of maidens. Maria having ascended the staircase, meeting the High Priest, bending to bless her. At the top of the building the Mother of God enthroned, conversing with an angel. The dense architectural setting rendered in reds and browns, the ornamentation of the buildings shown in white or grisalle scrolls. Some losses. 53.3 x 66.2 cm.

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Mother of God '' Joy to all Sufferers '' Russia, early 19th century. Composite of two Hardwood boards with two top-side Sponki. Tempera on gesso. Centrally located in the image field is the Virgin with outstretched arms. It is on both sides of three rows of seeking help and the needy who are led by angels, flanked. Driven Metallbasma with engraved vine decoration on chiselled rear. E-Nimbus later applied. Oklad rest. 31 x 27 cm The Mother of God "Joy to all who grieve". Russia, eary 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. Traditionally painted. God Father Appearing on the upper border. Embossed metal basa with chased foliage on Chased ground. Enamel halo supplemented. Oklad restored. 31 x 27 cm.

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Mother of God '' Joy to all Sufferers '' Russia, 19th century. Hardwood single table with two top-side Sponki. Egg tempera on gesso, silver-stained gold background. In the central vertical axis representation of standing on a cloud bank Blessed Mother before Strahlenmandorla. In her left arm she holds the Christ child. From both sides of angels guided the sick, the needy, undressed and seeking help of the Blessed Mother approaching. At the top of the blessing of God the Father appears. Contours min. rest. 33 x 28.5 cm The Mother of God "Joy to all who grieve". Russia, 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. The Mother of God holding Christ, Both crowned, Appearing in a mandorla rayed. Two angels Indicating the Mother and Child to the afflicted people. Lord Sabaoth emerging in blessing from the open skies, the Sun and the Moon on the upper corners. Painted predomintantly with reds, greens. The background is made ​​of silver, covered by golden lacquer. Outlines slightly restored. 33 x 28.5 cm.

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Mother of God '' Joy to all Sufferers '' Russia, 19th century. Composite of two Softwood boards with two back side Sponki. Tempera on gesso. Central is the standing Virgin with the Christ Child before a mandorla. It is surrounded by people seeking help who are guided by angels. God the Father sits above them. Min. Rest. 31 x 26 cm The Mother of God "Joy to all who grieve". Russia, 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. Traditionally painted. Godfather above. Slightly restored. 31 x 26 cm.

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Our Lady Joy to all Sufferers Russia, dat. 1838 soft-wood with two top-side Sponki. Flat Kowtscheg, tempera on chalk ground, background gilded. Full-length depiction of the Virgin Mary with a scepter in her right hand. About her enthroned Christ. On both sides they flank groups seeking help. In the upper corners of the sun and moon appear. Four border Saints, including the Guardian Angel and John Chrysostom and John the Baptist. Verso dated 1839. 35.5 x 30 cm. The Mother of God "Joy to all who grieve". Russia, dated 1839. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with flat Kovcheg golden, background. The Mother of God was at the center holding a scepter. She is flanked by disabled and suffering people. At the top appear Christ, the sun and the moon. Verso dated 1839. Four Saints On The Border. 35.5 x 30 cm.

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Our Lady of Tikhvin (Tichwinskaja) Russia, 2nd half of 19th century (icon), probably champion Alexander Josifowitsch 1861 (Oklad) Tempera on wood, verso with velvet cover. Image-filling representation of the Blessed Mother in half figure, holding the infant Christ on her left arm. Fine-driven and punziertes, gilded Silberoklad with fineness, Moscow town mark, hallmark '' I. Avdeyev 1861 '' and master's mark 'AJ' '. Loss of substance. 27.5 x 22 cm The Mother of God of Tikhvin. Russia, 2nd half of the 19th century (icon), prob. Master Alexander Josifowitsch 1861 (oklad). Tempera on gesso on wood panel, verso covered. The Mother of God shown half-length with Christ in her left arm. Embossed and chased silver-applies oklad with 84 standard, city hall mark of Moscow, assayer's mark "I. Avdeyev 1861" and master's mark "AJ". Losses. 27.5 x 22 cm.

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Lady Feodorowskaja Russia, around 1900 (icon), 1908-1918 (Oklad) wood single board, verso velvet cover. Oil on canvas. Traditional screen layout with the half-length Mother of God carrying the Christ Child in her right arm. Driven Oklad silver gilt along the rim decorated with wicker. The halos studded with cloisonné enamel plaques. Oklad marked with fineness and master brand '' PT '. Krakelee. 27 x 22.5 cm The Feodorovskaya Mother of God. Russia, circa 1900 (icon), 1908-1917 (oklad). Oil on wood panel. The Mother of God is shown in half-length with Christ in her right arm. Overlaid with a silver-chased with applicable oklad strapwork. The oklad with cloisonné enamel-halos. Marked with 84 standard and master's mark "PT". Crackle. 27 x 22.5 cm.

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Our Lady of Kazan with Silberoklad Russia, Moscow, 1st half of 19th century. (Icon) 1855 (Oklad) board with two top-side Sponki. Oil on wood. Traditional representation of the Virgin Mary with the Christ child standing frontally. Driven, gilded Silberoklad with fineness, city brand, Beschaumeister 'Andrej Antonovich Kowalskij 1855' 'and master's mark' AJ ''. With wooden box. Krakelee. 22 x 17.5 cm The Mother of God of Kazan with Silver oklad. Russia, Moscow, first half of the 19th century (icon), 1855 (oklad). Oil on wood. Traditionally painted. Embossed oklad with 84 standard, city Hallmark Moscow, assayer's mark "Andrei Antonovich Kowalskij 1855" and master's mark "AJ". With woodcase. Crackle. 22 x 17.5 cm.

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Our Lady of Korsun (Korsunskaja) Russia, early 19th century. (Icon), master Theodor Boesesen 1846 (Oklad) wooden panel with a single back side Sponki. Oil on wood. Image-filling representation of the Virgin Mary with a slightly inclined to the right head. With her ​​hands she lovingly covers the Christ child, nestled his cheek against the mother. Driven Silberoklad hallmarked with the fineness, St. Petersburg town mark, hallmark Dmitrij Iltisch Tverskoy in 1846 and master's mark '' TB '. Color losses. Min. Rest. 31 x 26 cm The Mother of God of Korsun (Korsunskaya). Russia, early 19th century (icon), Master Theodor Boesesen 1846 (oklad). Oil on gesso on wood panel. The Mother of God tenderly embracing her son, holding him Onto the edge of her cheek against his maphorion and pressing hers. Silver oklad marked with 84 standard, city hall mark of Petersburg, assayers mark of Dmitrij Iltisch Tverskoy in 1846 and master's mark "TB". Slightly restored. 31 x 26 cm.

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Our Lady of Vladimir (Vladimirskaya) Russia, Moscow, 19th century. (Icon), 1862 (Oklad) Hardwood single board with two back side Sponki (lost). Tempera on gesso. Image-filling representation of the Blessed Mother in half figure. She holds the Christ Child in her left hand. This clings lovingly to her face. The maphorion the Blessed Mother with beading at hems. Drive and engraved, gilded Silberoklad with enamel inlays. Stamped with Moscow town mark, fineness hallmark '' A. Swetschin 1862 '' and unknown master brand '' DJ '. Berieben. 31 x 26 cm The Mother of God of Vladimir. Russia, Moscow, 19th century (icon), 1862 (oklad). Tempera on gesso on wood panel. The Mother of God shown half-length with Christ in her right arm. Embossed and engraved gilded silver with enamel inlay oklad. Marked with city Hallmark, 84 standard, assayer's mark "A. Swetschin 1862" and unknown master's mark "DJ". Losses. 31 x 26 cm.


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Our Lady of Vladimir with Silberoklad Russia, the end of the 19th century. (Icon), champion Grigory Mich. Sbitnew, 1896-1908 (Oklad) oil on panel, verso with velvet cover. Traditional representation. Seven border Saints, including the Holy. Stefanie, St. Catherine, St. Irina and St. Paraskeva. Engraved Silberoklad with Bezirksbeschauadministrationszeichen and master's mark. Haloes with Turkish, blue, red and white enamel. Color losses. 13.5 x 11 cm The Mother of God of Vladimir. Russia, Moscow, late 19th century (icon), Master Grigory Mich. Sbitnew, 1896-1908 (Oklad). Oil on wood. Painted traditionally. Six Saints On The Border. Halo with blue, red, green and white enamel. Chasen silver oklad with assayer's mark and master's mark. Losses. 13.5 x 11 cm.

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Large icon showing the Virgin from a Deesis Russia, 2nd half of 19th century. Composite of two Softwood boards with two top-side Sponki. Image-filling representation of facing left Our Lady. In her left hand she holds an open scroll. Her dark red maphorion is rich with decorative ornaments. Partly wormy. Min. Rest. 44 x 36 cm The Mother of God from a Deisis. Russia, late 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel, background stripped to gesso. The Mother of God shown half-length with scroll. The garments accented with jewel encrustations. Min. Worn, restored. 44 x 36 cm.

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Mother of God '' finding the victim '' Russia, in 1900 Hardwood single board with two back side Sponki. Tempera on chalk ground, background gilded. Presentation of the Virgin Mary holding the Christ child standing in her arms. He clings to his left on her face. Meticulously modeled incarnate with smooth shading, which provide a real expression. 36 x 29.5 cm The Mother of God "Seeking of the Lost". Russia, circa 1900. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with golden background. Finely painted half-length portrait of the Mother of God facing the viewer while inclining her head towards her son. Christ shown standing in her right arm in three-quarter view, looking at his Mother. 36 x 29.5 cm.

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Mother of God, the 'Fiery' '(Ognevidnaja) Russia, Vetka, 19th century. Wooden single panel. Kowtscheg, tempera on chalk ground, background gilded. One full, concentrated on the face image of the Blessed Mother in red maphorion. 20 x 16 cm The "Fire-Appearing" Mother of God (Ognevidnaya). Russia, Vetka, 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with Kovcheg, golden background. The Mother of God is distinguished by her fiery-red face. She is Depicted without her child. 20 x 16 cm.

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Mother of God from a Deesis Russia, circa 1900 wooden single panel with two top-side Sponki. Tempera on gesso. Half-length depiction of the Mother of God with an open scroll in her left. Paint chipping. 35 x 30 cm The Mother of God from a Deisis. Russia, circa 1900. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. The Mother of God shown half-length with an open scroll. Losses. 35 x 30 cm.

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The Nursing Mother of God composite of two Hardwood boards against permanent with two back side Sponki. Egg tempera on gesso, partial gilding. Traditional representation of the Blessed Mother in half figure, the Christ child breastfeeding. In the background, tree-lined landscape. Two border Saints. 31 x 26 cm The Nursing Mother of God. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. Two selected saints on the border. Modern. 31 x 26 cm.

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Mother of God '' Joy to all Sufferers '' Russia, mid-19th century. Wooden single table with two top-side Sponki. Gilded tempera on chalk ground, background and hallmarked. Centrally located in the image field, full-length representation of the Virgin Mary. On both sides they flank guided by angels Groups in Need. On the signature bands their applications are listed. Church Slavonic Titulus. At the boundary representation of the guardian angel and the Holy Barbara. 35.5 x 31 cm The Mother of God "Joy to all who grieve". Russia, mid 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. Gilded and chased background. Painted traditionally. Guardian Angel and St. Barbara on the border. 35.5 x 31 cm.

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Mother of God '' Joy to all Sufferers '' Russia, early 19th century. Hardwood single board with two back side Sponki. Tempera on gesso. Centered is the Mother of God with the Christ child upright in her left arm. Both are crowned. On both sides of the needy contact with their suffering to them. Vegetabil decorated silvered Oklad. Light color loss. 32 x 26.5 cm The Mother of God "Joy to all who grieve". Russia, early 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. Traditionally painted. Christ Appearing on the upper border. Engraved and chased oklad. Losses. 32 x 26.5 cm.

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Mother of God with shelter and protection (Pokrov) Russia, 19th century. Wood single board with two back side Sponki. Tempera on gesso, silvered background, glazed gold. Central at the top of the standing in front of a mandorla Blessed Mother, with the down on her outstretched arms veil. About her the blessing Christ appear in an aureole front of a church architecture. In the center of the lower register Romanos is the Melod. Light Farbaufplatzungen. 31 x 26.5 cm The Pokrov (the Protecting Veil of the Mother of God). Russia, 19th century. Tempera on wood panel with gesso. Painted traditionally. 31 x 26.5 cm.

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Rare icon with the Blessed Mother Russia Kievskaya, 2nd half of 19th century. Hardwood single panel with a back-side Sponki. Oil on wood. Image-filling representation of the Blessed Mother in half figure with the Christ Child in her left hand. This carries the closed Gospel in his left hand and raised his right hand in blessing gesture. Both crowned. Very fine painting. 39.5 x 32 cm A finelly painted icon with the Mother of God of Kievaskaja. Russia, late 19th century. Oil on wood. The Mother of God shown half-length holding Christ in her left arm. Christ is blessing and holds the Book of Gospels in his closed left hand. Mother of God and Christ wearing crowns. The Mother of God wears a blue maphorion. 39.5 x 32 cm.

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Our Lady protect and shield (Pokrov) Russia, 1900 composite of three wooden boards with two back side Sponki. Tempera on gesso, gilded background. Central at the top of the standing in front of a mandorla Blessed Mother, with the down on her outstretched arms veil. About her the blessing Christ appear in an aureole front of a church architecture. In the center of the lower register Romanos is the Melod. Law has Andrew, the fool in Christ, Epiphany attention to the vision. Six edge saints, including the dog-headed Christopher and Mary of Egypt. 55 x 45 cm The Pokrov (the Protecting Veil of the Mother of God). Russia, circa 1900. Tempera on gesso on wood panel, golden background. Painted traditionally. Six Saints On The Border, For Example Chrstophoros St. Mary of Egypt and. 55 x 45 cm.

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Many panelled icon, Russia, probably Vetka, early 19th century. Composite of two Hardwood panels with two top-side Sponki. Tempera on gesso. Centrally located in the image field, the Hodegetria is depicted. The crowned Virgin Mary holding the Christ Child in her left hand. It is flanked by the four Evangelists. In the upper frame representation of the Deesis. In the upper corners of the Mother of God of Tikhvin and '' Soothe my sorrow '' appears. The lower frame shows 16 saints. Gold rubbed. 36 x 30.5 cm A multi-partite icon. Russia, prob. Vetka, early 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. The center depicting the Mother of God Hodegetria with Christ in her left arm. She is surrounded by the four Evangelists. In the upper corners are the Mother of God of Tikhvin and "Soothe My Sorrows". The mid shows the Deisis. 16 Selected saints below. Gold rubbed. 36 x 30.5 cm.

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Russia, 19th century. Our Lady '' Burning Bush ''. Composite of two Hardwood boards with two back side Sponki. Tempera on gesso, gold plated. Traditional representation of the Virgin Mary surrounded by cherubs, the Evangelists and angels. Min. Rest. 31 x 26 cm - Archangel Michael Archistrategos riding as apocalyptic rider on his red horse and the trumpet blowing. Vertical cracks, paint chipping. 35.5 x 28 cm The Mother of God of the "burning bush" and St. Michael Horseman of the Apocalypse. Russia, 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with one Kovcheg. Painted traditionally. One with vertical crack, one slightly restored. 35.5 x 28 cm.

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Mother of God '' Burning Bush '' Central Federal District, 2nd Period 19th century. Composite of two softwood boards with two opposite, profiled Rückseitensponki. Tempera, Lewkas, powdered gold leaf on haloes and high lights. In the center of the composition, the half-length Mother of God before an aureole on a blue star with four points. Christ blessing she keeps on her left arm. In her right hand she holds a ladder that refers to Jacob's dream. Appear on your chest Christ as Savior with rock and castle. They flank angels holding different attributes. The Tetramorph appears on the tips of the underlying, four-pointed star with a red background. Behind on a Passignano scalloped round medallion presentation eight other angels with attributes that represent different forces of nature. In the four corners of the four visions of Moses, Isaiah, Ezekiel and Jacob in the Old Testament are shown. Church Slavonic Titulus at the top. Along the edge of eight full-length saints. Partially rest. 53.7 x 44.6 cm The Mother of God of the Burning Bush. Central Russia, 2nd third of the 19th century. Egg tempera on gesso on wood panel with gesso and gilded haloes. The Mother of God with Christ, holding a ladder and flanked by angels. The Four Corners Showing the visions of Moses, Isaiah, Ezekiel and Jacob. Eight Saints On The Border. Slightly restored. 53.7 x 44.6 cm

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Large Many panels icon Russia, 2nd half of 19th century. Softwood panel with two back and two front side Sponki. Tempera on gesso. The central image field shows the Mother of God '' Burning Bush '' in the traditional screen layout. It is surrounded by eleven frames: St. George, the Virgin Pokrov, etc. In the top row are God the Father and Christ depicted in half figure. On the sides four Lady representations. Rest. Besch. 50.5 x 41.5 cm A large icon with the Mother of God of the burning bush. Russia, late 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. The center depicting the Mother of God of the burning bush surrounded by eleven fields with selected saints. The upper part shows Christ and Godfather. Four Mother of Gods at the sides. Restored. 50.5 x 41.5 cm.

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Mother of God '' Joy to all Sufferers '' Russia, 19th century. Composite of two Hardwood boards with two top-side Sponki. Tempera on gesso. In the upper frame standing Virgin with the Christ Child before an oval mandorla. It is surrounded by two angels. On both sides of the sick and needy, which are led by two angels appear. Under the Mother of God a seascape is shown with a boat occupied. The garments are designed primarily in red and contrasting shades of green. Structuring of the garments by folding in gold painting. The faces are modeled in soft light browns. God the Father appears at the top of the screen. Sun and moon in the corners. Partly wormy. 39.5 x 33 cm Mother of God "Joy to all who grieve". Russia, first half of the 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel, partly gilded. The Mother of God with Christ portrayed in full-length. Flanked by angels and people with various afflictions on Either Side Presenting Their supplications. The sun and the moon on the upper corners. At the top the enthroned Godfather. Painted predominantly with reds and greens. Slightly worn. 39.5 x 33 cm.


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Adoration of the Blessed Mother of Feodor Russia, 19th century. Hardwood board with two accompanying sidebars with two back side Sponki. Kowtscheg. Tempera on chalk ground, background gilded. Central full-length in the frame representation of John the Precursor. In his left hand he holds a gold discos with the naked body of Christ and an open scroll. He is flanked by four saints, including St.. George, St. Feodor and Saint. Katherina. In the upper frame an icon with the Mother of God Feodorwskaja is supported by two angels. Min. Rest. 35.5 x 30.5 cm The Mother of God of Feodor with five selected Saints. Russia, 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with Kovcheg. Golden background. St. John holds a diskos Containing the nude infant Christ. He is surrounded by four saints, Including St. George, St. Feodor and St. Catherine. Two angels holding the Feodorovskaja Mother of God above. Slightly restored. 35.5 x 30.5 cm.

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The Annunciation. Russia, circa 1800 composite of two Softwood boards with two back side Sponki. Kowtscheg, tempera on chalk ground, partially gilded. Before stylized architecture backdrop illustration of progressing the Archangel Gabriel. His right hand, he has raised in the gesture of blessing. The Mother of God, at the right edge seated on a throne, coming to him and raised her hand in the opening gesture. Fine modeling of facial features. God the Father sits above them. Rest. 53.5 x 42.5 cm The Annunciation. Russia, circa 1800. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with Kovcheg. Depicted against a stylized architectural background, the Archangel Gabriel on the far left, thence advancing towards the Mother of God making a gesture of blessing with his right hand, the Mother of God, seated on a throne. Gold highlights in the garments. Godfather Appears above. Restored. 53.5 x 42.5 cm.

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Annunciation with silver oklad. Russia, mid 19th century Wood single board with two back side Sponki. Tempera on gesso. God the Father appears at the top of the screen. Driven Oklad hallmarked with devious Beschaumeistermarke 'B.A' '. and master's mark '' MT ''. 20.5 x 17.5 cm The Annunciation with silver oklad. Russia, mid 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood. The archangel blessing, moving towards the Virgin, The Latter sitting on a throne and raising her hand in speech. Against An architectural setting. Embossed silver oklad marked with assayer's mark unclear "BA" and master's mark "MT". 20.5 x 17.5 cm.

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Annunciation, Russia, 18th century. Tempera on gesso, used in subsequent panel. Traditional screen layout before stylized architecture scenery in the background. Rest. 29 x 28.5 cm The Annunciation. Russia, 18th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel inset into a later panel. Background and Border stripped to gesso. Restored. 29 x 28.5 cm.

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Two fields icon Greece, 19th century. Wood single board with two back side Sponki. Horizontal division of the image field into two sections. The lower part shows Peter and Paul with their attributes key and scroll. Holding a miniature church. In the proclamation he is seeing Our Lady. Archangel Gabriel turns to the kneeling before a golden throne of God mother. A corner dam. 29.5 x 24 cm A icon painted in two registers. Greece, 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. The lower part shows Sts. Peter and Paul With Their Attributes. The Annunciation above. The Archangel Gabriel face to face with Mary announcing the coming birth of Christ to her. One border damaged. 29.5 x 24 cm.

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Proclaiming Russia, around 1800 composite of two Hardwood boards. Before stylized architecture backdrop illustration of progressing the Archangel Gabriel. His right hand, he has raised in the gesture of blessing. The Mother of God, in front of a throne standing on the right side with red cushions, inclines to him and raised her hand in the opening gesture. Vertical cracks rest. 46.5 x 44 cm The Annunciation. Russia, circa 1800. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. The archangel blessing, moving towards the Virgin. The Latter standing in front of a throne, raising her hand in speech. Against An architectural setting. Vertical crack, restored. 46.5 x 44 cm.

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Nativity Russia, 17th century. Hardwood Einteltafel with two back side Sponki (one lost). Double Kowtscheg. Tempera on gesso. Before stylized rocky landscape is shown behind the feed trough seated with the Christ Child lying in Our Lady in the center of the composition. On the right appear the Three Magi to the child offer their gifts. In the lower area can be seen on the left a shepherd access the first bathing the newborn by two nurses and right of the waiting Josef. The faces are accentuated with white high-lights. Cyrillic inscription in the margin. Edge gilt and damaged later. 31 x 26.5 cm The Nativity of Christ. Russia, 17th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with double Kovcheg. The landscape naturally dividing the various episodes of the Nativity of Christ. The center occupied by the Mother of God seated behind Christ in a manger, the angels announcing Christ's above birth to the shepherds, below-the first bath and an angel with St. Joseph asleep. The composition in reds, greens and terra cotta. Border restored and damaged. 31 x 26.5 cm.

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Nativity, Russia, 1st half of 19th century. Hardwood single board with two back side Sponki (one lost). Kowtscheg, tempera on chalk ground, background exposed. Vielszenige representation before rock backdrop. In the center of the screen, the Mother of God is shown next to the manger with the Christ child. In the upper right corner, the flight into Egypt is watching. Links below to submit the three Magi to the newborn gifts. At the top of the screen three angels and the Holy Spirit in the form of a dove appear. Very finely painted in dark tones icon. Rand later. 35.5 x 38.5 cm The Nativity of Christ. Russia, first half of the 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with Kovcheg. The background stripped to gesso. Against a rocky landscape. The Mother of God sitting in the center of the composition behind the crib with Christ. Below the Three Kings Offering Their gifts. Three angels and the holy spirit at the upper border. The finely painted icon is Executed in subdued colors. Border later. 35.5 x 38.5 cm.

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Nativity Russia, early 19th century. Hardwood single board with two back side Sponki. Flat Kowtscheg, tempera on chalk ground. Centrally located in the upper frame you can see the seated Virgin Mary next to the manger with the Christ child. Under the scene we see the waiting Joachim. In the left corner of the three Magi, who have their shares thereby appear. The left part illustrates the angel who awakens one shepherd. The lower area of the frame is the flight to Egypt again. Fine gold dispersion of garments. Min. Rest. 31 x 26.5 cm The Nativity of Christ. Russia, early 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with flat Kovcheg. The upper center shows the Nativity of Christ in the cave surrounded by its Subsequent episodes: The Coming of the Magi in the upper right corner, The Waiting St. Joseph and the fligth into Egypt below. Slightly restored. 31 x 26.5 cm.

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Scenes around the Nativity Russia, early 19th century. Composite of two Hardwood boards with two top-side Sponki. Both icons depict scenes of the birth of the Christ Child. In an icon the Christ Child lying in the manger is centrally displayed in front of a rocky backdrop in the image field. His mother holds his head caring. At the bottom of the three magicians present to the newborn their gifts. Among the first bath. God the Father appears at the top of the screen. Loss of substance. Approximately 44 x 36 cm The Nativitiy of Christ. Russia, early 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. The center of the icon Depicted the crip with Christ. His Mother holding his head. The Adoration of the Three Magi below. Approximately 44 x 36 cm (each).

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Nativity of the Virgin in Russia, in 1900 Hardwood single board with two back side Sponki. Tempera on gesso. Mehrszenige interior presentation. The Hl. Mother Anna lies on the postpartum period. Underneath she has the baby on her lap. Surrounding representations of Joachim and Anna. 34 x 28 cm The Nativity of the Mother of God. Russia, circa 1900. Egg tempera on gesso on wood panel. St. Anna on a childbed. St. Anna with the newborn below. The scene is surrounded by the parents Anna and Joachim. 34 x 28 cm.

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Nativity Northwest Russia, the end of the 18th century. Hardwood single board with two back side Sponki. Tempera on gesso, gold plated. The icon shows the manger with the newborn baby Jesus surrounded by the Virgin Mary, Joseph un two shepherds. In the background, the ox and ass are faced with a stall. Minimal losses of substance. 32 x 25.5 cm Attached expertise of the icon museum Castle Autenried in Günzburg / Donau. The Nativity of Christ. Russia, late 18th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. The icon shows the crip with the newborn Christ surrounded by his Mother, Joseph and two shepards. Small traces of use. With expertise of Castle Autenried. 32 x 25.5 cm.

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Nativity of the Virgin Russian, 19th century. Hardwood single panel with a back-side Sponki (lost). Tempera on chalk ground with Kowtscheg. Against a backdrop of the architecture Hl. Mother Anna lies on the postpartum period. In the right part of the parents, Anna and Joachim sitting with their newborn child between them on a bench. Krakeleebildung. 21 x 18 cm The Nativity of the Mother of God. Russia, 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with Kovcheg, golden background. St. Anna on a childbed. At the right side the parents, Anna and Joachim, with the newborn baby sitting on a bench. Craquellé. 21 x 18 cm.

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Monumental icon with the birth of Christ Russia 16th century. Composite of two wooden boards with two back side Sponki and two transverse strips (renewed). Tempera on gesso. Vielszenige representation. Center of the image field the seated Virgin, beside her the Christ child lying in a manger. Links from him kneel the three Magi and their gifts are put. In the lower left corner of the waiting Joachim sits. The lower right corner shows the first bath of the child. Edge and upper part of the background with ornamental engraved Metallbasma. Minor revision. Vertical cracks rest. 81 x 62.5 cm A monumental icon of the Nativity of Christ. Russia, 16th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. This detailed icon shows the Nativity of Christ. In the center the Mother of God, beneath her ​​son. To the left the Adoration of the Three Magi. In the lower left corner St. Joseph waiting. The lower right corner illustrate The First washing of Christ. The hills act as natural divisions between the Represented scenes. Engraved metal Basma with ornamental decor. Slightly restored. Vertical crack rest. 81 x 62.5 cm.

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Nativity of the Virgin in Russia, 18th century. Softwood single panel with a back-side Sponki. Kowtscheg, tempera on chalk ground. Through richly ornamented architecture backdrop separate scenes depicting the Nativity of the Virgin and side scenes: in the left half of the holy Anna sitting on a bed and is cared for by three servants. Centered in the upper frame Anne and Joachim at the Golden Gate, in the foreground the first bath of the newborn. In the right corner of the promise of an angel to Anna. Color loss, back slightly dam. 36 x 29 cm The Nativity of the Mother of God. Russia, 18th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with gesso against a golden background. Several scnenes of Her Life, For Example St. Anne and St. Joachim embracing at the gates of the city, St. Anna having Given birth to the Mother of God and her first bath. Worn. 36 x 29 cm.

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Exceptional icon with the Nativity and the Presentation in the Temple Russia, 19th century. Hardwood single board with two back side Sponki. Tempera on gesso, gold plated. In the upper field representation mehrszenige the Nativity. Centered is the Mother of God behind the manger with the newborn Christ Child, surrounded by the three magicians and three angels. Links is the waiting Joachim and see the first bath right. In the lower field the introduction is presented in the temple. Simeon holds the Christ child in the right half. Links behind the Virgin located close to the prophetess Anna and Joesph. Small touch-ups. 54.5 x 57 cm A large icon with the Nativity of Christ and the Presentation of Christ to the temple. Russia, 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel, partially gilded. The upper part shows three scenes of the Nativity of Christ. The lower part depicts the presentation of Christ to the temple. Simeon the High-Priest holding Christ in his arms, leaning forwar to present Him to His Mother. Small retouches. 54.5 x 57 cm.

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Presentation in the Temple Russia, around 1800 composite of three Hardwood boards with two back side Sponki. Tempera on gesso. Interior Scene. In the left half of Josef's watch with two doves as a sacrifice, prophetess Anna and Maria. Law holds the barefooted Simeon the Christ child in both hands. 44.5 x 37.5 cm The Presentation of Christ to the temple. Russia, circa 1800. Tempera on gesso on wood panel. Symeon the Righteous with veiled hands holding Christ in front of an altar, the Mother of God standing in front of him. The Prophetess Anna and Joseph bearing a cage with a dove standing behind her. An architectural setting in the background. 44.5 x 37.5 cm.

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Dormition of the Virgin Russian, 19th century. Flat Kowtscheg, tempera on chalk ground, the edge exposed. Centrally located in the image field, the Mother of God is on her deathbed. Behind Christ carries the soul of Mary in the form of a wrap child in her arms. The sun is surrounded by the apostles and two angels. Below proposes an angel the blasphemer Jechonias who wanted to overthrow the stretcher, her hands on. Color losses. 55 x 46 cm The Dormition of the Mother of God. Russia, 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with flat Kovcheg. The composition Organised around the bier That carries the lifeless body of the Mother of God. The bier surrounded by mourning apostles. Against An architectural setting. Losses. 55 x 46 cm

The Dormition of the Mother of God is a Great Feast of the Eastern Orthodox, Oriental Orthodox and Eastern Catholic Churches which commemorates the "falling asleep" or death of Mary, the mother of Jesus (literally translated as God-bearer), and her bodily resurrection before being taken up into heaven. It is celebrated on August 15 (August 28, N.S. for those following the Julian Calendar) as the Feast of the Dormition of the Mother of God. The Armenian Apostolic Church celebrates the Dormition not on a fixed date, but on the Sunday nearest August 15. More
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A Reisetriptychon Russia, Old Believers Workshop, 1800 tempera on gesso on wood. Messingmontierung. Links is the appearance of the Virgin Mary in front of the Holy. Sergei of Radonezh watch. The central panel shows the extended Deesis with the enthroned Christ. In the right wing twelve selected saints, including the four metropolitans of Moscow and Julitta with Kirik appear. Min. Rest. 8 x 23 cm (opened) with expertise from the Icon Museum Schloss Autenried Guenzburg. A traveling triptych. Russia, Old Believers Workshop, circa 1800. Tempera on gesso on three wood panels. Brass mounting. The left wings shows the appearance of the Mother of God to Sergey of Radonezh. The center depicts the extended Deisis. 12 Selected Saints, Including the four Metro Polits of Moscow and Ulita and Kirik on the right wing. With expertise of Castle Autenried Gunzburg. Slightly restored. 8 x 23 cm (opened).

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Virgin from a Deesis Russia, 19th century. Tempera on gesso with Kowtscheg. Background exposed. Full-length depiction of the Virgin Mary with open arms. Color losses. 19 x 8 cm The Mother of God from a Deisis. Russia, 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with Kovcheg. The background and border stripped to gesso. The Mother of God portrayed full-length with open arms. Losses. 19 x 8 cm.


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St. Sophia the Wisdom of God, Russia, circa 1800 wooden plate with a rear side Sponki (lost), later expanded border. Is centered in the frame on an ornate throne Sophia in the shape of a winged angel against a red gold gehöhten Aureole. It is flanked by the Virgin with Christ Emmanuel over her chest and John the Baptist. About her appear Christ, both hands raised in blessing. In the upper frame an altar surrounded by six angels is shown. Vertical cracks. Krakelee. 45 x 38 cm St. Sophia the Wisdom of God. Russia, circa 1800. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with golden background. Seated on a magnificent throne, with outstretched wings. Flanked by the Mother of God and St. John the Baptist. Above the circular rayed glory to image of Christ Pantocrator blessing. On the upper part of the composition six angels kneeling in front of the altar apocalyptic. Vertical crack rest. Crackle. 45 x 38 cm.

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Sophia the Divine Wisdom Russia, mid-19th century. Tempera on gesso with Kowtscheg. Is centered in the frame on an ornate golden throne Sophia in the form of a winged angel against a red Strahlenaureole. Links it is flanked by the Virgin Mary with the Christ child and the right of John. God the Father appears above it. At the top of the screen a stylized sky is presented with an altar and six angels. Strong color losses. 26.5 x 22 cm St. Sophia, the Wisdom of God. Russia, 19th century. Tempera on gesso on wood panel with Kovcheg. Sophia is seated on a magnificent throne, with outstretched wings. Flanked by the Mother of God and St. John the Baptist. On the upper part of the composition two groups of Angels Appearing in the open heavens, kneeling in front of the altar apocalyptic. Worn. 26.5 x 22 cm.

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Sophia the Divine Wisdom, Russia, 18th century. Massive Softwood board with two back side Sponki. Kowtscheg, tempera on chalk ground, background exposed. Is centered in the frame on a golden throne in the shape of a winged red Sophia Angel before Aureole. It is flanked by John the Baptist and the Virgin Mary with Christ Emanuel over her chest. About her enthroned Christ before an aureole. In the upper part six angels are shown to a throne on a bank of clouds. Krakelee. 31 x 27.5 cm St. Sophia, the Wisdom of God. Russia, 18th century. Egg tempera on gesso on wood panel with Kovcheg, background stripped to gesso. Seated on a magnificent throne, with outstretched wings. Flanked by the Mother of God and St. John the Baptist. Above the circular glory of image of the Blessing Christ. On the upper part of the composition of the altar flanked by six angels Appearing in the open heavens. Crackle. 31 x 27.5 cm.

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St. Sophia, the Wisdom of God, Central Russia, 1st half of 19th century. Composite of two Hardwood boards with two back side Sponki. Flat Kowtscheg, tempera on chalk ground. Is centered in the frame Sophia, the divine wisdom on a throne for a round aureole. She is dressed in a royal robe, her wings are spread. Left and right of it are the Virgin Mary and John the Baptist on pedestals. About Sophia of blessing Christ appears. In six flying angels are represented by an altar on a cloud bank. 35.5 x 31 cm St. Sophia, the Wisdom of God. Russia, first half of 19th century. Egg tempera on gesso on wood panel with Kovcheg. Background stripped to gesso. Sophia seated on a magnificent throne, with outstretched wings. Flanked by the Mother of God and St. John the Baptist. Above the circular glory of image of the Blessing Christ. On the upper part of the composition angels round about the altar. 35.5 x 31 cm.







































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